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Public Notice

Pursuant to Title 3, Article 49 of the Environmental Conservation Law, the Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation hereby gives public notice of the following:

Notice is hereby given, pursuant to Section 49-0305 (9) of the Environmental Conservation Law, of the Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation's intent to acquire a Conservation Easement from New York State Urban Development Corporation d/b/a Empire State Development Corporation over a portion of Kings Park Psychiatric Center in the Town of Smithtown, Suffolk County, New York.

For further information contact:
James S. Sponable, Director
Bureau of Real Property
Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation
The Governor Nelson A. Rockefeller Empire State Plaza
Agency Building 1, 13th Floor
Albany, New York 12238-0001


Public Notice

Notice is hereby given pursuant to Article 24 (Freshwater Wetlands Act) of the New York State Environmental Conservation Law and the Freshwater Wetlands Mapping and Classification Regulations (6 NYCRR Part 664) that NYS Dept. of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) proposes to amend Nassau County Freshwater Wetland Map 5 of 15 originally filed in 1984. The wetland amendment consist of adding wetland ID # SC-12 to the map as an approximately 2 acre Class II wetland of "unusual local importance." A map showing the proposed revision is available at the clerk's office in the village, town and county where the change is taking place, as well as at the NYSDEC Region 1 Office, Stony Brook, NY. The wetland boundary may be transferred onto the most recent version of NYSDOT 7 ' quadrangle map to show its proximity to mapped features.

Those interested may view the proposed amended maps and ask questions at an informational meeting which will be held at the Shelter Rock Public Library, 165 Searingtown Rd, Albertson, NY on June 2, 2005, from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM. The public hearing will be held on June 2 at the Shelter Rock Public Library, beginning at 7:30 PM and ending at 9:30 PM. Oral as well as written comments on the accuracy of the amendments will be received into the record at that time. Written comments on the accuracy of the proposed change to the map may be mailed to the person listed below through June 22, 2005. All comments received through June 22, 2005, will be considered. Pursuant to 6 NYCRR Part 664, once the announcement of a proposed amendment has been made, no activity subject to regulation under the Freshwater Wetlands Act may be initiated without a permit from NYSDEC within the area that is the subject of the proposal (including the 100 foot or extended wetland adjacent area) until the Commissioner has either amended the map or denied the amendment.

Contact: Gregory Kozlowski, NYS DEC, Region 1, SUNY-Building 40, Stony Brook, NY, 11790, phone: (631) 444-0275, fax: (631) 444-0272.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Amended Draft Generic EIS And Public Hearing

Suffolk County - The Town Board of the Town of Brookhaven, as lead agency, has accepted an Amended Draft Generic Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Adoption of Local Law to enable the Transfer of Development Rights; adoption of Local Law creating a Substandard Lot Overlay District; Multifamily Residential District (MF); Planned Retirement Community (PRC) Residence District; and Planned Retirement Congregate Housing Community (PRCHC) Residence District and various other zoning code amendments. A public hearing on the Amended DGEIS will be held on June 7, 2005 at 6:30 p.m. in the Brookhaven Town Auditorium, 2nd Floor, located at One Independence Hill, Farmingville, N.Y. 11738. Comments are requested and will be accepted by the contact person until the close of business on Friday June 17, 2005. The action involves adoption of Local Law to enable the Transfer of Development Rights; adoption of Local Law creating a Substandard Lot Overlay District; Multifamily Residential District (MF); Planned Retirement Community (PRC) Residence District; and Planned Retirement Congregate Housing Community (PRCHC) Residence District and various other zoning code amendments. The following are inter-related components of the proposed action:

Contact: Dennis W. Cole, Planning Environment and Land Management, Town of Brookhaven, 1 Independence Hill, Farmingville, N.Y. 11738, phone: (631) 451-6455, e-mail:Dcole@brookhaven.org.